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Caparol 2463 / #68b8dc Hex Color Code

#68b8dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68b8dc is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #68b8dc is comprised of 40.78% red, 72.16% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #68b8dc has a hue of 199° (degrees), 62% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.18 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#68b8dc linear gradient to complementary #d29972

  1. #68b8dc
  2. #86b3ca
  3. #9caeb8
  4. #ada9a7
  5. #bba495
  6. #c79e84
  7. #d29972

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4297b9
  2. #4fa2c5
  3. #5cadd0
  4. #68b8dc
  5. #74c3e8
  6. #80cff4
  7. #8cdbff

Tones

  1. #68b8dc
  2. #76b4d2
  3. #82b1c8
  4. #8badbf
  5. #94a9b5
  6. #9ba6ac
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#68b8dc to white

  1. #68b8dc
  2. #85c4e2
  3. #a0cfe8
  4. #b9dbee
  5. #d1e7f3
  6. #e8f3f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#68b8dc to black

  1. #68b8dc
  2. #5797b4
  3. #47778d
  4. #375868
  5. #273b45
  6. #182025
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 0.828 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. ★ Azure Sky 3
      #57b7dd
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 1.053 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 30-d3
      #62b1d6
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Nuit fraîche
      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Wesley
      #72b1d0
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. Slice of Heaven X78R148D
      #77bee0
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ R9.34.64
      #5cb9de
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. R7.31.62
      #5fb2d3
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #68b8d8
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 115-13 U
      #66b4d9
      ΔE = 1.476 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ P 115-13 C
      #57b4dc
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. 66.18.15
      #57bbdf
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Hometown Blues
      #76bbdd
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  14. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. CAS523
      #4eb6dd
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ Soft Sail B2-A2-1
      #5cbce0
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  16. Tollens

    1. ★ T2001-1
      #61b9d9
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. ★ T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 540B-4 Horizon Haze
      #79bede
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  23. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Curacao / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  24. Berger

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  25. Bristol

    1. Fairhaven / P125-C4
      #65bad9
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10395
      #58b5d8
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. CF10396
      #66bcda
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Leigh / T12 43.E2
      #73b8d4
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Heaven On Earth / T12 41.E1
      #7cbcdf
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sea to Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Tidal Wave / 2061-50
      #7db8d7
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. 7247 Electricblue
      #5ab4d6
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  32. Wattyl

    1. Limpid Sea / E35W
      #50b5db
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  34. Diamond Vogel

    1. Epimethius / 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  35. Colortrend

    1. 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Flyway - 6794
      #5db3d4
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. 7360 - Cascade Blue
      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  38. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1050-B
      #61bee0
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  39. Porter Paints

    1. Sail Blue / 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Harbor Sky / 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  40. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  41. KILZ

    1. Sail Away / C842
      #7eb6d3
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  42. CIL

    1. Beside the Ocean
      #67b2d0
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  43. Nippon Paint

    1. Joppa Blue / NP PB 1556 T
      #74b1d0
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  44. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5251
      #7cbcd9
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 45.3%

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#68b8dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68b8dc foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #68b8dc">…</p>

#68b8dc background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #68b8dc">…</p>

#68b8dc shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68b8dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6863068
Binary
01101000, 10111000, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#68b8dc
LRV
≈ 42.4%
Closest short hex
#6bd ΔE = 1.501
RGB
rgb(104, 184, 220)
RGBA
rgba(104, 184, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.362, b: 0.433
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 59.352%, blue: 86.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9914148 / 0xff68b8dc
HSL
hsl(199, 62%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 62%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (198.621), saturation: 53% (0.527), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 198.621, saturation: 52.727%, perceived brightness: 66.349%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 227.642, S: 70.243, L: 71.138
Cubehelix
H: -167.745, S: 0.722, L: 0.643
TSL
T: -1.871, S: 0.177, L: 0.644
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.527), magenta: 16% (0.164), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 35.763, Y: 42.388, Z: 73.993
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.279, Y: 42.388
CIELab
L: 71.138, a: -14.627, b: -25.598
CIELuv
L: 71.138, u: -34.911, v: -38.288
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.138, C: 29.482, H: 240.257
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.138, C: 51.814, H: 227.642
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.106, a: -15.886, b: -21.809
CIECAM02
J: 61.079, C: 42.620, h: 228.035, Q: 153.977, M: 37.270, s: 49.199, H: 288.964
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.172, jaune: -4.313, green: 3.802
LMS
L: 32.400, M: 47.243, S: 73.449
YCbCr
Y: 157.024, Cb: 155.644, Cr: 90.324
YCgCo
Y: 173.000, Cg: 11.000, Co: -3.000
YDbDr
Y: 164.184, Db: 83.988, Dr: 114.452
YPbPr
Y: 169.552, Pb: 27.200, Pr: -41.656
xvYCC
Y: 161.615, Cb: 151.893, Cr: 91.408
YIQ
Y: 164.184, I: -59.223, Q: -5.716
YUV
Y: 164.184, U: 27.468, V: -52.800
Munsell Color System
10B 7/8 ΔE = 4.287
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 4.992

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